One of our colleagues in the travel industry, Thomas Salzano, being a passionate traveler and trip advisor who love to explore the world, helps you satisfy your wanderlust by listing the top 6 places to spend your vacation in 2020.
This post was written by Thomas for those ones who are searching for the answer to the following questions:
- Where to travel in 2020?
- Which location is the best for traveling?
- What is the best place to travel?
Are you one of those who are planning a vacation but can’t decide? You may read this post to get answers to your queries.
Every New Year is a chance to make new memories and what else can add wonderful memories to your life than traveling to new places. Now that we are already a few months into 2020, the year that will mark the end of a decade, it seems to be the right time to plan a grand vacation. Many have already started to look for a perfect holiday destination and some are struggling to find their vacation spot.
Thomas Salzano’s Travel Guide to the Best Vacation Spots In 2020
It is said that you are made up of experiences you have had, people you have met and the places you have been. Those who love to travel can very well understand this and Thomas is one of them. He has traveled to the most wonderful places around the world and thus helps you choose the perfect holiday destination.
1. Nikko, Japan
Japan is going to be a major attraction for tourists from all over the world as the 2020 Summer Olympic Games are scheduled to be held in Tokyo. But if you want to spend your vacations at a quiet and peaceful place away from the crowds while still being able to witness the Olympic Games, then the small and beautiful town of Nikko makes the perfect vacation spot for you. The town is surrounded by the wonders of mother nature. From scenic mountains & hot springs to national forests, the town has a lot of breathtaking views to offer. Moreover, Nikko has a rich cultural history so that would make your trip more enjoyable. The town of Nikko is only two hours away from Tokyo so you can easily make it to the 2020 Olympic Games.
2. Copenhagen, Denmark
Copenhagen is known as the happy capital of one of the world’s happiest countries. The city fascinates the tourists with its cycling culture, amazing restaurants and merchant houses painted in different hues. A visit to Tivoli Gardens, the world’s second-oldest amusement park encircling splendid gardens, lake, and playgrounds will make your trip enthralling. Traveling to Copenhagen this year will be a great experience as the city’s much-loved square, Kongens Nytorv reopened earlier this year, after 7 years of closure and The Museum of Copenhagen is also going to be opened soon this year. Strolling down Stroget, one of the longest pedestrian streets of Europe will be an experience you would love to have.
3. Arequipa, Peru
Famously known as ‘the White City’ because of its gleaming structures made of sillar, a volcanic rock, the historic city of Arequipa earned UNESCO World Heritage status in 2000. This Peruvian city with its preserved colonial architecture is a sight to behold. Earlier the high rates of lodging kept the travelers off the city but now staying in Arequipa has been made more affordable and exciting. Cirqa, an old monastery built-in 1540, the year Arequipa was founded has been opened as an inn. The visitors get to witness the culture-rich architecture – high arched ceilings, textural stone walls, & black-steel framed windows. If you visit Arequipa, make sure to dine at La Nueva Palomino where a female-led staff will serve you delicious stews from heirloom recipes and you can enjoy it while looking at the three volcanoes (Chachani, Misti, & Pichu Pichu) at a distance.
4. Rabat, Morocco
For those who enjoy seeing various work of art must plan a trip to Rabat, Morocco. Known as the political capital of Morocco, the city is listed as the World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The city is famous for its clean streets buzzing with agate blue ‘petit taxis’ and trade of spices. The major tourist attractions are Andalusian gardens, city beaches, palm-lined boulevards of the Ville Nouvelles, and the 17th-century walled medina. A visit to inaugural Rabat Biennale is a must for you to know about the artistic practices and cultural heritage of the Global South.
5. Rwanda, Africa
If you are looking for an adventure trip, then Rwanda makes the perfect travel destination for your next vacation. The stroll in the heart of nature will definitely take you out of your comfort zone. Gorilla tourism has been attracting travelers from all over the world to Rwanda. Rwanda is also known as a luxury safari destination. You will surely experience an adrenaline rush while you go for gorilla treks and safari ride amidst the forest.
6. Jaisalmer, India
India is known for its diverse culture, languages, art, history and that has been drawing tourists from various parts of the world to India every year. Jaisalmer is one of the most beautiful cities in India. Remote desert location, fairytale architecture, and lakeside hotels will turn your trip into a dream vacation. The city bears the ancient history and the massive sandstone forts are the specimen of India’s rich history. The colorful markets, camel rides in the desert, and safari will surely make your trip a memorable one.
Now that you have a list of the top 6 travel destinations by Thomas Salzano, all you have to do is pick your favorite spot, make bookings and you are all set for a wonderful vacation. Make sure you do good research about the weather conditions of the place you plan to visit and carry all the essentials to spend your vacation leisurely.
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